Children will be astounded to learn that Ireland's Saint Brendan may have made the trip to North America over a thousand years before Columbus. Proven possible in modern times, St. Brendan's maps were even studied by Columbus before his own journey! This full-color picture book weaves together Brendan's personal account as well as legends, following him from birth to his seafaring adventures and back home again. Kids will not only be entertained but also discover a timeless story about following a dream and trusting in God's care. 32 pages, softcover.